St. Bernard Parish
547 Elm Street
Rockport, IN 47635

Finance Commission

The Finance Commission prepares a budget for the Parish Council to approve. The Finance Commission monitors the budget, assures the budget is followed by all factions of the parish it oversees, and regulates fundraisers.

To learn more about the Finance Commission contact Carolyn Ambs at (812) 362-7680 or Fr. Ron at (812) 649-4811.

The Finance Commission also includes:

Collection Counter Ministry

This ministry entails counting the weekend collection once every few weeks. Contact Karen Waninger at (812) 362-8726 for more details.


St. Martin’s Social is held each year on the first Sunday of October. Our social features Norb’s famous soup, Larry’s famous pork chops, and other tasty foods, games and activities for all ages, including our big raffle and quilt raffle. St. Martin Soup Social funds the Families in Crisis and our sister parish, St. Ives in Haiti. If you would like more information about the social or would like to be a part of this fun-filled, family-oriented day, please contact Becky Kramer at (812) 362-7434, Alan Fleischmann at (812) 359-5725, or Karen Waninger at (812) 362-8726.

Catholic Parishes Campaign (CPC)

The CPC is an annual diocesan financial campaign. As a Catholic Parish, we belong to the Diocese of Evansville and thus have an obligation to support the work of the entire diocese.

Finance Commission Members

The Finance Commission is composed of:

  • Deacon Mike Waninger
  • Father Ron Kreilein, Pastor
  • Carolyn Ambs
  • Alan Fleischmann
  • Brett Heltzel
  • Diane Deom
  • Larry Seger
St. Bernard Parish • 547 Elm Street • Rockport, IN 47635 • 812-649-4811
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